Hi everyone, this is Paul Cameron at my desk in the WBTV Newsroom.
The decision is in, and even though CMPD Officer Brently Vinson won’t be criminally charged for killing Keith Scott, he could still face possible disciplinary actions. Chief Kerr Putney spoke to WBTV News tonight, saying Internal Affairs hasn’t concluded its investigation into whether Vinson followed policy.
As for those who don’t believe the evidence put forth by the District Attorney, several members of Charlotte Uprising met to discuss their next protest. Last night’s demonstration was peaceful with four people arrested on minor charges.
Yes, it was an EF-1 Tornado that mowed through southeast Charlotte as confirmed by the National Weather Service. There was some damage, but not major injuries.
Construction on the toll lanes takes and interesting twist this weekend—crews plan on blasting for a tunnel where I-85 crosses I-77. You should avoid the temporary detour from 6:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. this Saturday and Sunday.
Tonight please join Molly Grantham, Eric Thomas, Delano Little and me for WBTV News at 11:00!
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